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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3607 • Mikael Harmensen to Carl Linnaeus, 8 June 1765 n.s.
Dated ce 8 Juin 1765. Sent from Bordeaux (France) to Stockholm (Sweden). Written in French.

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Mikael HarmensenHarmensen, Mikael (1771-1793).
Swedish. Swedish general consul in
Bordeaux, 1751. Ennobled in Sweden 1773.
Married to Sofie Dorolee von Robais.
Son of Jean Christoffer Harmensen.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
wrote a letter to Linnaeus dated March 30 [Harmensen to Linnaeus, 30 March 1765Letter L3548] and he hopes that it has arrived. He received a letter from Linnaeus dated April 15 [this letter has not come down to us] where Linnaeus explains the difficulties concerning Harmensenís demands to the King [Adolf FredrikAdolf Fredrik, (1710-1771).
Swedish. King of Sweden. Reigned
1751-1771. Married to Lovisa Ulrika.
Father of Gustav III. Chancellor of
Uppsala university 1747-1751.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
]. Linnaeus promises to continue to offer his services to Harmensen concerning the King. Harmensen repeats how much he and his family want to become Swedes.

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a. original holograph (LS, Vi, 308-309). [1] [2] [3]